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Narrative Of The Narvaez Expedition

by Nunez Cabeza De Vaca, Alvar

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2013
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Fine with no DJ
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1st Edition
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Chicago, IL: Lakeside Press/R. R. Donnell. Hardcover. 2013. 1st Edition. Small 8vo 188pp . Fine with no DJ. Green cloth with gold lettering and decoration. Fine in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Shrinkwrap is torn. Lakeside Classics 111 .
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Columbus: The Four Voyages

by Bergreen, Laurence

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2011
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780670023011
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$17.64

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New York: Viking. Hardcover. 2011. 1st Edition. 8vo 423pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W and Color Illustrations .
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By Airship To The North Pole: An Archaeology Of Human Exploration

by Capelotti, P. J

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1999
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Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780813526331
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New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers Univ. Press. Hardcover. 1999. 1st Edition. 8vo 209pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. Chronicles the adventures of Swedish engineer Salomon August Andree, who made the first failed attempt to reach the North Pole in a hydrogen balloon in 1897, and of American journalist Walter Wellman, who organized and led three unsuccessful air expeditions from… Read more
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The Worst Journey In The World

by Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good with no DJ
Edition
3rd Printing
ISBN
9780786704378
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$11.76

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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers. Paperback. 1998. 3rd Printing. Thick 8vo 607pp . Very Good with no DJ. Neat ink gift inscription on half title. A classic account of Scott's last expedition to the South Pole .
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Fatal Journey: The Final Expedition Of Henry Hudson--A Tale of Mutiny and Murder in the Arctic

by Mancall, Peter C

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2009
Condition
Fine in Near Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780465005116
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New York: Basic Books. Hardcover. 2009. 1st Edition. 8vo 303pp . Fine in Near Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. DJ has a 1/2 inch closed repaired tear at top of front foldover . In the winter of 1610 Hudson set out one final time in his small ship, the Discovery, with a 22-man crew. They took a northerly route past Iceland… Read more
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Don't Know Much about Geography Everything You Need to Know about the World but Never Learned

by Davis, Kenneth C

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780688103323
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New York: William Morrow. Hardcover. 1992. 1st Edition. 8vo 384pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations .
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Shackleton's Forgotten Expedition: The Voyage Of The Nimrod

by Riffenburgh, Beau

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2005
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781582346113
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$5.88

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New York: Bloomsbury Publishing. Paperback. 2005. 1st Edition. 8vo 358pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Photographs. Brief neat ink gift inscription on half title .
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Weird and Tragic Shores: The Story of Charles Francis Hall, Explorer

by Loomis, Chauncey C

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780394451312
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Hardcover. 1971. 1st Edition. 8vo 379pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations. DJ price clipped, light edgewear, and a closed tear on rear panel. Hall was an eccentric Cincinnati printer who became a famous Arctic explorer. He died on the Polaris expedition .
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The Glorious Age of Exploration

by Barker, Felix, Ross-Macdonald, Malcolm, and Castlereagh, Duncan

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Published
1973
Condition
Fine in Very Good DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780385043526
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$23.52

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Garden City: Doubleday. Hardcover. 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo 488pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. Color illustrations. DJ has one inch repaired closed tear at top edge of front panel and some light soiling. This is a volume in the Encyclopedia of Discovery and Exploration .
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The Worst Journey In The World

by Cherry-Garrard, Apsley

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780881844788
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$10.00

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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers. Softcover. 1992. 2nd Printing. 8vo 652pp . Fine with no DJ. Inside of covers browning . A classic account of Scott's last expedition to the South Pole, Nice, unread copy .
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Brutal Journey: The Epic Story of the First Crossing of North America

by Schneider, Paul

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2006
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780805068351
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New York: Henry Holt. Hardcover. 2006. 1st Edition. 8vo 366pp . Fine in Fine DJ. The Narvaez expedition. An account of four explorers who came to the New World on the heels of Cortes and their harrowing journey that took them across America 270 years before Lewis and Clark .
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Sea Of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery: the U. S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842

by Philbrick, Nathaniel

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2003
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780670032310
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New York: Viking. Hardcover. 2003. 1st Edition. 8vo 452pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations, Maps. Examines one of the most ambitious undertakings of the 19th century and one of the largest voyages of discovery the Western world has ever seen .
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The Prize Of All The Oceans: The Dramatic True Story of Commander Anson's Voyage Round the World and How He Seized the Spanish

by Williams, Glyn

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780670891979
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$11.76

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New York: Viking. Hardcover. 1999. 1st Edition. 8vo 264pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations, Maps .
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The Fatal Shore

by Hughes, Robert

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1986
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st thus
ISBN
9780394753669
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$8.23

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New York: Vintage Books. Softcover. 1986. 1st thus. 8vo 688pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Illustrations. The epic of australia's founding .
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River Of The Sacred Monkey: Authentic Chronicle of Wilderness River Exploration in Central America

by Krustev, Dimitar

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1970
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Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Edition
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Charleston, SC: Published By The Author. Softcover. 1970. 1st Edition. Thin 8vo 58pp . Fine with no DJ. Color Photographs .
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Ada Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic

by Niven, Jennifer

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2003
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Paperback
ISBN
9780786887460
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$8.82

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New York: Hyperion. Softcover. 2003. 1st Paperback. 8vo 431pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Photographs. Twenty-three-year-old Inuit Ada Blackjack signed on as a seamstress for a top-secret Arctic expedition. She and four men set out into the far North together in September 1921, but as winter set in, the expedition was beset by hardship, starvation, and tragedy .
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Everest To Arabia: The Making of an Adventurous Life

by Clarke, Jamie

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2000
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780968749197
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Calgary, Canada: Azimuth Inc.. Softcover. 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo 327pp . Fine with no DJ. Color Photographs. Boldly inscribed in blue felt tip pen by the author on title page .
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Shackleton

by Huntford, Roland

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Fine DJ
Edition
3rd Printing
ISBN
9780689114298
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$35.28

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New York: Atheneum. Hardcover. 1986. 3rd Printing. Thick 8vo 774pp . Very Good in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. Rubber stamped 'Not for Resale' on bottom edges .
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Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

by Dugard, Martin

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2001
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780743400688
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New York: Pocket Books. Hardcover. 2001. 1st Edition. 8vo . Fine in Fine DJ.
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The Travels Of Marco Polo

by Polo, Marco

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Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1982
Condition
Fine in Very Good DJ
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780898350586
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New York: Abaris Books. Hardcover. 1982. Reprint. 4to 318pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. Color Illustrations. This edition is based on one published by the Folio Society, London, in 1958. Translated and with an introduction by Ronald Latham .
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